Prof. Dr. Jochen Schanze
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IOER), Dresden
T 0049351 4679 228


Prof. Dr. Dieter Gerten
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), Potsdam
T 0049331 288 2577


Dr. Miriam Prys-Hansen
German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg
T 004940 4288 74 30

Working groups
  • Theoretical Foundations, Methods and Models of 'Integrated Earth System Research'
    (Lead: Prof. Dr. Jochen Schanze, Prof. Dr. Dieter Gerten)
  • Atmosphere in the Earth System
    (Lead: Prof. Dr. Andreas Macke, Prof. Dr. Claudia Stolle)
  • Oceans and their uses in the earth system
    (Lead: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Bathmann, Prof. Dr. Nils Moosdorf)
  • Water cycle and inland waters in the Earth system
    (Lead: Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Grossart, Dr. Verena Maleska, Prof. Dr. Dörthe Tetzlaff)
  • Biodiversity in the Earth System
    (Lead: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Misof, Prof. Dr. Andreas Mulch, Prof. Dr. Susanne Fritz)
  • Bioeconomy in the Earth System
    (Lead: Dr. Heidi Webber, Dr. Maren Dubbert)
  • Urban-Rural Relations in the Earth System
    (Lead: Dr. Barbar Warner, Dr. Mike Müller-Petke)
  • Environmental Migration and Security in the Earth System
    (Lead: Claas Schneiderheinze, Dr. Stefan Kroll)
  • Data and tools for 'integrated Earth system research'
    ( Lead: Dr. Markus Stocker)